• PEOPLE NAME: ARABS OF BRAZIL

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PEID: 16532

ROP: 100425

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Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Arab, Arabian

Language: Standard Arabic - (arb)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Brazil

Also found in: Argentina; Australia; Austria; Barbados; Burundi; Comoros; Congo (Kinshasa); Costa Rica; Denmark; Dominica; Ecuador; Ethiopia; Ghana; Greece; India; Jamaica; Kenya; Malaysia; Maldives; Malta; New Zealand; Oman; Pakistan; Rwanda; Singapore; Sri Lanka; Switzerland; Tanzania; Uganda; United Kingdom

Population: 458,000

Global Population: 3,345,275


PEID: 16532

ROP: 100425

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity


Overview: The Arabs of Brazil, numbering 458,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Arabian people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 3,345,275 in 31 countries. Their primary language is Standard Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Arabs is Sunni Islam, the largest branch of Islam. Sunni Muslims follow the teachings of the Qur'an and consider the first four caliphs to be the rightful successors of Muhammad.


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